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Journal article

States of independence

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 33, Spring 2000, pp.18-21.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Like many young people, young disabled people want to have more control over their daily lives as they get older. But this doesn't necessarily mean they want to set up home on their own. This article looks at two studies investigating young disabled people's experiences as they move into adulthood.

Journal article

A way with words

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Social Work Today, 18.4.91, 1991, pp.25-27.
Publisher:
British Association of Social Workers

Looks at the Hamilton and East Kilbride writer in residence scheme, which proved a success with a wide range of clients.

Journal article

Take good care of yourself

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Health Service Journal, 30.11.95, 1995, pp.12-13.
Publisher:
Emap Healthcare

Reports on the experience of a muscular dystrophy sufferer who pays for her own care with funds from a charity backed by her local authority. A proposal in the Queen's Speech would enable disabled people to receive direct payments from social services departments to buy their own care. PHOTOCOPY OF ARTICLE KEPT IN LIBRARY OFFICE

Journal article

No space to grieve

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 35, Summer 2001, pp.24-26.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

How would bereaved parents cope if - on top of their grief at losing their child they had to manage a sudden drop in income? Looks at research which reveals the additional burden many parents of disabled children have to face.

Journal article

Neither seen or heard

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 30, Summer 1998, pp.32-35.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

The first studies from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation's Disabled Children and Young Person's Programme are now starting to be published. The author examines what they reveal about this often overlooked group.

Journal article

Home front

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 31, Winter 1998, pp.28-30.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

The parents of severely disabled children may face a constant battle in getting proper aids and adaptations in their homes, but success can make a crucial difference to families' lives. The author visited two families who have met with varying success in getting their needs met.

Journal article

Bottom of the list

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 21.3.97, 1997, p.25.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Direct payments for disabled people were widely welcomed as a progressive measure. Asks then, why some local authorities are being slow to implement them.

Journal article

No place like home

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 28, Autumn 1997, pp.19-21.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

A wide-ranging review of research reveals a damaging mismatch between policies on community care and housing. The author examines the impact the lack of a coherent approach is having on the efforts of people with disabilities or mental health problems to lead more independent lives.

Journal article

Enduring exclusion

Author:
EATON Lynn
Journal article citation:
Search, 34, Winter 2000, pp.18-21.
Publisher:
Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Looks at the new research which analyses the impact of government policies designed to promote employment opportunities for disabled people over the last 20 years.

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